The holidays may be over, but there are still plenty of fun winter events happening in the Dallas area this weekend. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist is talking about two fun events you and your kids can enjoy. We also urge parents to schedule their child’s first checkup of 2023 soon!
When a cavity forms, both kids and adults need to receive a dental filling. But what if a child has an infected tooth? Will they need a root canal? In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist talks about how we can treat infected teeth with a root canal alternative known as a pulpotomy.
As kids continue to grow, they absorb new information, develop the knowledge and motor skills to take on new tasks, and feel more comfortable in environments that were once new and intimidating. Supporting their growing smiles calls for an approach to care that adjusts with their needs and their physical development. Fortunately, you can find that pediatric dental care offered at our Dallas, TX practice provides support that changes to suit the needs of our growing patients. Starting with their first appointment, we can make young patients feel at ease as they adapt to new surroundings. From there, we can continue to support them by monitoring the development of their oral structures, offering guidance on at-home smile care, and providing the kind of preventive dental services that help people of all ages remain safe from threats. (more…)
The holiday season can be a busy and exciting time for your little ones. Between travel, family gatherings, and the sharing of seasonal treats, there can be much for them to look forward to, but there can also be more risks for their oral health. During this time, it is important that you help them keep their teeth safe from the threat of decay. You should also see to it that they have their next dental checkup scheduled. Booking smile care with your Dallas, TX pediatric dentist at the start of the new year can ensure their teeth are in good condition after the holiday season, and it can help them start 2023 healthy and happy! (more…)
Friday is here! Which means instead of usual dental topics, we’re going to look at three fun events taking place in the Dallas, TX, area. From light displays to the Science Behind Pixar, there are so many fun things to see and do this weekend! In addition, there is still time to schedule your child’s last checkup and cleaning of 2022 with your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist.
When a dental filling isn’t enough to adequately repair a tooth with decay, damage, or infection, then we may prescribe a dental crown. In fact, these can help prevent major complications. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist talks about how we can help preserve your child’s smile!
During the holiday season, we want kids to enjoy their time out of school and their new gifts, while also protecting their smiles. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist talks about how to protect little smiles, from daily oral hygiene habits, to some smile-healthy stocking stuffers!
Pediatric dentistry is an exciting field currently, with an explosion of technological advancements to keep children’s mouths safe. From imagery and identification to design and production, there are more available tools in a dentist’s arsenal than ever before. You might not be aware, however, of how some of these advancements can help improve oral health. How do they provide better outcomes or comfort of care benefits over older processes?
It is important as parents to learn about the possibilities available in keeping your little one safe. At Pediatric Dental Care at Casa Linda in Dallas, TX, we work to incorporate positive technological progress in order to allow us a range of options in care. We employ techniques such as Solea laser treatment to allow for less anesthesia and discomfort during visits. This can allow your child to feel more comfortable in the office, setting good dental health values that they can take into adulthood! (more…)
At Pediatric Dental Care at Casa Linda, we have an annual holiday tradition. For the 12 days of Christmas, we give one of our team members a special gift each day to thank them for everything they do to help our practice thrive! This year the theme is Dr. Marr’s favorite things, including gifts from companies led by women who use their success to help the community and the environment! In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist is taking a look at the story behind three amazing companies we’ll be gifting from!
When a child has an aching tooth, this could mean the presence of tooth decay. Without care, this could cause an infected or even a lost tooth! To help treat tooth decay and preserve the tooth, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist could treat the issue with a dental filling, one that just takes one appointment to place!